Dr. Amit Agarwal is working as a Professor in the department of Endocrine Surgery, SGPGIMS, a premier University Teaching Hospital of India. He has published more than 130 peer reviewed articles in National and International Journals and has written numerous book chapters. He is the founder editor-in-chief of WORLD JOURNAL OF ENDOCRINE SURGERY which is the official journal of Asian Association of Endocrine Surgeons. He has also authored two fine textbooks: “ENDOCRINE SURGERY MADE EASY” and “ATLAS OF THYROID SURGERY”. His research interests include study of molecular biology of thyroid and parathyroid tumors, minimally invasive endocrine surgery, and stem cell transplant for diabetes/diabetic foot. He has been invited to deliver prestigious orations and more than 160 lectures .He is a Council member of the Asian Association of Endocrine Surgeons, Vice President of Indian Thyroid Society and Vice- President of Indian Association of Endocrine Surgeons.